The Carver Foundation of Norwalk

Founded in 1938 as a neighborhood community center, The Carver Foundation of Norwalk (Carve) today is the largest provider of free after-school programs for middle and high school students in Norwalk, CT. Carver's free after-school Youth Development Program began its expansion into Norwalk Public Schools in 2008, and is now conducted in the Carver Community Center and in Norwalk's four middle and two high schools. Carver also offers college scholarship funds and multiple summer programs, winning basketball travel teams, international learning opportunities, a parent leadership academy, health and wellness programming, spring and fall college tours, food drives, community holiday events and more for the benefit of the Norwalk community.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(4/4)|92.14 Score


(3/4)|89.31 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|97 Score



Headquarter Address

7 Academy Street
Norwalk, CT 06850